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News: Health hazard: Losing team can damage health

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Canteen Worker, Mar 31, 2009.

  1. Canteen Worker

    Canteen Worker Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    <div id="article_sharing_header" style="display: block"><div id="noImThis_h" class="ast_sm_nrm_gry_txt" style="display: none"><div id="noImThis_head" style="float: none; text-align: right">[x]
    </div></div></div><div id="article_content"><div id="right_box"><div id="related_links"><div id="related_links_title"><div id="tag_topics"><a class="tag_topic" href="http://health.ninemsn.com.au/tags.aspx?domain=site&tags=fitness%7cThemes" title="View fitness list"></a></div>Passionate football fans take heed: watching your team lose could be hazardous to your health.Researchers have found that overall and circulatory death rates in Los Angeles rose significantly after a crushing defeat for the Rams in the 1980 Super Bowl. Four years later, deaths declined after the city's other team — the Raiders — triumphed in the U.S. football championship game.

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  2. Ian Martin tragic

    Ian Martin tragic Well-Known Member

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    Don't know about this, but I reckon it took me a year or so to get over the shock of that last minute loss to the drug-assisted knights....

    speaking of which; jeez it would be nice to get off a losing streak by beating those bludgers....
  3. blitzkrieg

    blitzkrieg Active Member

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    Being American football they probably died of boredom :p

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